Tuesday, May 6, 2014


Sheik your booty: Mid-East meets Dancehall at Brooklyn Bridge Park dance party

Balkan Beat Box is coming home to Brooklyn — and bringing the sounds of the world with it. Comment.

Monday, May 5, 2014

Fort Greene

Drawing from Brooklyn: Ralph Bakshi is still making films about his home borough

The Brownsville-raised director of “Fritz the Cat” is now working on a film about the seedy underbelly of 1960s Coney Island. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Doc on People’s Playground battle screens in Bay Ridge

Coney Island is coming to Bay Ridge. Comment.

Saturday, May 3, 2014


What to read this week

Neighborhood booksellers give their recommendations. Comment.

Friday, May 2, 2014

Bay Ridge Nights

Ridging in the rain

Stay high and dry in Bay Ridge this weekend. Comment.

Thursday, May 1, 2014


Color scheme: Partygoers dance in powdered paint at Holi-inspired fest

Paint the town red — and blue, green, yellow, and pink. Comment.

Electric dreamer: Connan Mockasin is psyched to play Williamsburg

Call him a dream-pop star. Comment.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Red Hook

Pretty in Red Hook: Dance studio throws ’80s prom for adults

If your high-school prom was more “Carrie” than “Pretty In Pink,” here is your chance for a remake. Comment.
Greenwood Heights

Pony up: Celebrate the Kentucky Derby Southern-style in Greenwood Heights

With mint juleps, fried green tomatoes, big hats, and... a tricycle race? Comment.

Ch-check it out: Beastie Boys fans honor Adam Yauch with MCA Day

It’s just you, your posse, and MCA. Comment.

Four-horse race: Other Derby parties around Brookyln

Our form guide to the celebrations jockeying for your attention this year. Comment.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Park Slope

He’s the brains, sweetheart! ‘Star Wars’ trivia night coming to Park Slope

May the fourth be with you! Comment.

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